Cover Manager

Website Kenton School

Post: Cover Manager
Base: Northern Leaders Trust: Kenton School, Drayton Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE3 3RU
Actual Salary Range: £29,147 – £32,314 pa
Contract: 37 hours per week, term time only plus 5 training days, Permanent 
Application closing date: 31st May 2024
Interview date: 11th June 2024

At Kenton we are passionate about providing the very best education possible for young people in our city, our region and nationally and our strong and committed team share our vision of ensuring all our students not only reach their potential but that they are confident, happy and resilient students who treat each other with compassion and respect.

We are seeking a Cover Manager to join our busy team. The role is an exciting and diverse one managing a team of Support Assistant Higher Level staff as well as contributing to teaching and learning within the school.

We are looking for a candidate with excellent communication skills, both written and oral, strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise a diverse workload and most importantly, an interest in working in an environment where children are at the heart of everything we do.

In return we offer:

  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Salary sacrifice schemes including, car and cycle to work schemes
  • Free on-site parking
  • Free gym access at Kenton School
  • Fantastically resourced schools with easy access to both A1 and A19

How to apply

If you feel you have the experience, skills and attributes to succeed as part of our team, please download an application form (see below) and return it to [email protected]

Northern Leaders Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in all its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school.


Cover Manager Candidate Information Pack

 Application Form.doc

 Disclosure of Criminal Convictions Policy.pdf

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